Georgianne Burlage, MA ’78, Life Member, is a huge Texas fan. One of her former students, Alex de la Torre, knows this, so when he signed to play football at UT starting this fall, he decided to orchestrate a big surprise for his beloved teacher.
“I heard a knock on my classroom door and opened it to see Mack Brown standing in the hall!” Burlage says. “Imagine my surprise.”
Burlage teaches AP World History at Denton’s Ryan High School; de la Torre will be the school’s third graduate to play Longhorn football.
Kudos to this little guy and his proud, 95 year old owner! Maybe this fine-looki...
Laura Turner Wells:
This is wonderful. So proud to be a Texas Ex! Kudos to the Dallas Chapter!...
Susan Sanders Guyett:
Let's hope the Aggies don't think they need equal space! That would be one ugly ...
Jake, Jacob King,
would love this picture, but the hand just isn't right! Whoop!...
Alma E. Ornelas:
Welcome back to Austin, Texas....baby!...